Innovation Quest: Empowering Minds through Hackathon

Al Qalam University, Dutsinma Road, Katsina, 820102

Join us at the GDSC Alqalam University Katsina Chapter's Hackathon! Unleash your creativity, collaborate with peers, and showcase your skills in a fast-paced, innovation-driven environment. Get ready for a day of problem-solving, coding, and exciting challenges. Don't miss this opportunity to be part of a dynamic community and bring your ideas to life!

May 28, 2023, 1:00 – 5:00 PM



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About this event

**Hackathon 2023: Empowering Innovation and Collaboration**

**About the Event:**

GDSC Alqalam University Katsina Chapter proudly presents its highly anticipated annual Hackathon event, scheduled to take place on 28th May 2023. This exciting event aims to provide a platform for students to explore their creative potential, foster collaboration, and showcase their technical skills in a vibrant and competitive environment. Whether you are a seasoned coder or a passionate beginner, this event promises to be an unforgettable experience filled with innovation, learning, and networking opportunities.

**Event Highlights:**

- **Innovation Challenges:** Participants will have the opportunity to tackle real-world problems and create innovative solutions through coding, design thinking, and rapid prototyping. The event will feature a series of challenges encompassing diverse domains such as healthcare, education, sustainability, and more.

- **Collaborative Environment:** The hackathon encourages participants to form teams and collaborate with like-minded individuals. You'll have the chance to work together, share ideas, and leverage collective knowledge to develop impactful solutions. Networking sessions and team-building activities will facilitate interaction and foster new friendships.

- **Expert Mentors:** Industry professionals and experienced mentors will be available throughout the event to provide guidance, support, and valuable insights. They will help participants refine their ideas, overcome obstacles, and enhance their technical skills, ensuring a transformative learning experience for all.

- **Learning Workshops:** Attendees will have access to workshops and technical sessions conducted by experts from various fields. These sessions will cover emerging technologies, software development best practices, project management methodologies, and other relevant topics. Gain new knowledge, broaden your skill set, and stay up to date with the latest industry trends.

- **Project Showcasing and Evaluation:** At the end of the hackathon, teams will showcase their projects to a panel of judges comprising industry professionals and esteemed faculty members. Participants will have the opportunity to demonstrate their solutions, explain their innovative approaches, and receive valuable feedback. Exciting prizes and recognition will be awarded to outstanding projects.

- **Networking and Fun Activities:** The event will feature informal networking sessions, engaging icebreakers, and entertainment activities to foster a vibrant and enjoyable atmosphere. Connect with like-minded individuals, forge new friendships, and unwind after intense coding sessions.

**Who Can Participate:**

The Hackathon is open to all students from Alqalam University Katsina and neighboring educational institutions. Whether you are a computer science enthusiast, an engineering student, or have a passion for technology, this event welcomes you. The hackathon encourages diversity and interdisciplinary collaboration, promoting a holistic approach to problem-solving.

**Why Participate:**

- Explore your creativity and push the boundaries of innovation.

- Gain hands-on experience in rapid prototyping and coding.

- Develop teamwork and collaboration skills in a competitive environment.

- Network with industry professionals and mentors.

- Enhance your technical skills through workshops and expert guidance.

- Showcase your talent and receive recognition for your work.

- Discover potential career opportunities and expand your professional network.

- Have fun, make memories, and create lasting friendships.

**Join us at Hackathon 2023 and embark on an exhilarating journey of innovation, learning, and camaraderie. Unleash your potential, make a difference, and be part of the next generation of innovators!**



Sunday, May 28, 2023
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM UTC


Registration and Check-In
Opening Ceremony
Team Formation and Idea Generation
Innovation Workshops
Hackathon Coding and Development
Project Showcasing and Evaluation
Award Ceremony and Closing


  • Abubakar Almuhandis



  • Muhammad Sani




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  • Abubakar Sadiq Ismaila


    GDSC Lead

  • Abusufyan Muhammad

    Event Manager

  • Maryam sani

    Relations Manager

  • Murtala Dahiru Kawu

    Community Manager

  • Mustapha Hussein

    Ms Graphics





  • Dev Sadeeq Safana

    IntelligentCodeSoftwares Nigerian LTD.

    AI Facilitator

  • Muhammad Abdulrahman

    AI Facilitator

  • Shehu Sulaiman Adamu


    Backend Facilitator

  • Abdullahi Muhammad

    Web Development Facilitator

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